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Diagnostic Medical Sonography

DMS Faculty& Advisory Board

The DMS Faculty at Montgomery College, welcome you to this exciting career in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.  Both the clinical and the didactic courses in the sonography program are taught by qualified, experienced sonographers. All our faculty are active in clinical practice and continuing medical education. The sonographers, vascular technologists, echocardiographers, and physicians who teach in the program are credentialed, dedicated individuals committed to excellence in teaching, and are at the forefront of education in their respective fields.

For more information, please contact:
Sharare Jones
Phone: (240) 567-5563
E-mail address:

Meet the Faculty

Linda Zanin, EdD, RDMS

Program Coordinator Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Program Director General Sonography

Matt Theis, RVT

Program Director Vascular Technology
Clinical Coordinator Vascular Technology

Pamela Valdivia, RDCS

Program Director Echocardiography
Clinical Coordinator Echocardiography

Lee Shryock, RDMS

Clinical Coordinator General Sonography 

Ana Maria de Jesus, RDMS


Skills Enhancement Lab Coordinator

Connie Wesley RDMS

General Sonography Faculty
Clinical Faculty  

Simin Biria, RVT

Clinical Faculty  

Margaret Lasota, RDCS

Pediatric Echocardiography Faculty  

Debbie Pavelik , RDCS  

Adult Echocardiography Faculty
Clinical Faculty 
Suella Jones
Breast Sonography Faculty

Michelle Haines, RDMS  


General Sonography Faculty
Clinical Faculty  
Anca Hurubeanu , RVT, RDCS
Clinical Faculty

Biruk Teklehaymanot, RDCS

Clinical Faculty

Joyce Yang, RDMS  

Clinical Faculty

Sharare E. Jones
Administrative Aide, DMS, RT, and SG Programs


Meet the Advisory Board

Dr. Brian S. Garra, MD

Medical Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography


Dr. Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD

Author, Faculty, Wake Forest University

Dr. Carmine M. Valente, PhD, CAE

Chief Executive Officer, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Beth Werner, RDCS, RDMS, RVT

Inteleos (ARDMS)


Becky Grove BS, RDMS, RDCS

Chief Sonographer, Maternal Fetal Medicine

Karen Alton, RDMS, RVT


Stai Smith

 Manager, Medical Imaging
Holy Cross Germantown Hospital


Gail Rouillard, RDMS, RVT

 Chief Sonographer, Sibley Memorial Hospital


Joe Williamson, RDMS, RVT

 Chief Sonographer, Shady Groove Adventist Hospital


 Suella Jones, RDMS

Sonograpy, Washington Hospital Center

Bruce Dietric

 Radiology Operations Manager, Childrens National Medical Center


Mary Hughes, RDMS

Steve Woods 

 Chief Sonographer, Community Radiology

NFIB Senior Vice President of State Operations - Public Member


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